Map of flight path from Philadelphia to Frankfurt.
Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).
How far is Frankfurt from Philadelphia?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Frankfurt. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3948.691 miles
- 6354.802 kilometers
- 3431.319 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 3938.202 miles
- 6337.922 kilometers
- 3422.204 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Philadelphia and Frankfurt is 6 hours. Frankfurt is 6 hours ahead of Philadelphia.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 450 kg (992 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → Frankfurt (FRA).